Are you looking for the next stage in in your mortgage underwriting career? Our Mortgage Lending team have an opportunity for an underwriter to join the team on a permanent basis and be part of our new Mortgage Hub.
As one of our Mortgage Underwriters you will have the responsibility for underwriting cases by reviewing and making decisions based on case profiles and risk. You will deliver sound customer outcomes with fully documented rationale and verify documents, review valuation reports and assess cases.The key skills we are looking for
Why is Leeds Building Society a great place to work?
- Previous mortgage underwriting experience within a regulated environment
- Experience of producing work to a high level of accuracy
- Self-motivation with the ability to prioritise own daily and weekly caseload
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to build relationships with internal stakeholders, solicitors, valuers and other third parties
- Evidence of strong analytical skills and experience of using data to support sound decision making in order to provide good customer outcomes
We're a mutual not a bank, which means we're owned by our members and are run exclusively in their best interests. In fact, our business is built on the idea of people helping people, whether that's saving for the future or buying their own home.
We're proud to be the first financial services organisation to be awarded Leaders in Diversity. We don't believe in a 'one size fits all' approach when it comes to working here so we provide a flexible inclusive working environment that suits all colleagues. We're a Sunday Times Best Company to work for, which reflects our commitment to support our colleagues with the environment, tools and training they need to be able to excel in their careers.
We're committed to doing what's right for our members, colleagues and communities. We were the first national high-street financial institution to be awarded the Fair Tax Mark, we buy 100% renewable electricity for all our sites and have a charity partnership with Dementia UK. In addition every colleague has 14 hours volunteering each year. Our culture and colleagues are at the heart of everything we do.Interested in applying?
Leeds Building Society is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us.